Seeks to make amendments in the earlier issued circulars in wake of amendments in the CGST Act, 2017 (which shall come into force w.e.f. 01.02.2019)

Circular No. 04/01/2019-IGST

F. No. CBEC-20/16/04/2018 – GST
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs
GST Policy Wing


New Delhi, Dated the 1st February, 2019

The Principal Chief Commissioners / The Principal Directors General / Chief Commissioners
/Directors General (All) / Principal Commissioners / Commissioners of Central Tax (All)


Subject: Rescinding of Circulars issued earlier under the IGST Act, 2017 to be effective from 01.02.2019 – Reg.

The provisions of the CGST (Amendment) Act, 2018 and SGST Amendment Acts of the respective States have been brought into force w.e.f. 01.02.2019. Schedule III of the CGST Act, 2017 has been amended vide section 32 of the CGST (Amendment) Act, 2018 so as to provide that the “supply of warehoused goods to any person before clearance for home consumption” shall be neither a supply of goods nor a supply of services.

2. Accordingly, Circular No. 03/01/2018-IGST dated 25th May, 2018 is hereby rescinded.

3. It is requested that suitable trade notices may be issued to publicize the contents of this circular.

4. Difficulty, if any, in implementation of this Circular may please be brought to the notice of the Board. Hindi version would follow.

(Upender Gupta)
Pr. Commissioner (GST)

Notifications issued by CBIC on 01st January 2020 related to GST

Title Notification No. Date
CBIC amends transition plan for UTs of J&K and Ladakh Notification No. 03/2020–Central Tax 01/01/2020
CBIC prescribes schema for e-invoices under GST Notification No. 02/2020 – Central Tax 01/01/2020
CBIC notifies Sections of CGST Act 2017 Applicable from 01.01.2020 Notification No. 01/2020 – Central Tax 01/01/2020
Section 17A of IGST Act 2017 Applicable from 01st January, 2020 Notification No. 01/2020–Integrated Tax 01/01/2020
CBIC rescinds Circular No. 03/01/2018-IGST dated 25th May 2018 Circular No. 04/01/2019-IGST 01/02/2019

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